Meghan is a writer, digital marketer, estate agent and avid traveller who moved to Canada from Australia more years ago than she cares to remember! Meghan is passionate about helping people create their ideal lifestyles wherever they like in the world and she is thrilled to have the opportunity to share her passion and knowledge. Recently Meghan acquired her estate agent license and she’s able to bring a fresh perspective to the property buying business with plenty of insider knowledge. She also recently had a baby in Canada, and so brings a well-rounded perspective of Canadian childcare, health and family life, as well as property.
Many expats and retirees are drawn to the untamed surroundings of North Africa, which fuses fascinating cultures, ancient civilisations and remarkable wilderness. Plus it’s all just a short hop across the Mediterranean from Europe.
Hiring help in the home is not a cultural norm in the UK these days, meaning most people don’t realise it’s commonplace in many overseas locations. For example, expats in Thailand often employ the services of in-home cleaners and gardeners, while those in other overseas locations seek the services of nannies and educators to help look after the children. If you’re relocating abroad and considering hiring help in the home, here are some things to consider.
The Great British spring, what a wonderful time of year. Or not if the recent chilly weather is anything to go by, after the Gulf Stream – that warm and swift Atlantic ocean current that keeps Britain from freezing over – dropped to its weakest point in the past 1,600 years.